Hoquiam Standoff Investigation Transitions, Tips Sought by Regional Task Force

HOQUIAM, Wash. – As the ongoing investigation into the police standoff in Hoquiam changes hands, please remember that details of the incident become part of that investigation. The Critical Incident Investigation Team, lead by a group of regional sheriffs as well as the State Patrol, will provide an objective look into multiple officer involved shootings and then forward their reviews to respective prosecuting attorney’s offices who will then decide whether the shooting that ended the standoff was justified.

This news department does not plan to release, inquest, or dwell on, details of that case until the investigation can be concluded and as many questions as possible answered.

Anyone who feels they may have important details in the case, is asked to call the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department at 360-249-6070 ext 567.